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Sunday, July 9th – 2:00-3:30 pm
Carlos V. Suarez: Rivermarks

Carlos Suarez reads from his new collection of poems and short prose pieces.

Carlos was born in Paraná, Argentina, in the province of Entre Ríos, though he traveled early and widely over a span of many decades and has for some years lived in San Francisco. He has been a photojournalist, a cultural anthropologist, a translator from and to Spanish, Italian, English, and more. He is a philosopher, a social critic, a raconteur, and writes stories, film reviews and essays, and poetry. His writing is perhaps the best we’ve been privileged to read.


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The Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project

Our events are put on under the umbrella of the nonprofit Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project (the "BBCLP"). That's how we fund our ambitious schedule of 300 or so concerts and literary events every year.

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The Independent Musicians Alliance

Gigging musicians! You have nothing to lose but your lack of a collective voice to achieve fair wages for your work!
The IMA can be a conduit for you, if you join in to make it work.


Read more here - Andy Gilbert's Feb 25 article about the IMA from KQED's site

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